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Recent Studies Show Concerns With The Use of Tenofovir (Viread), Popular Drug in HIV Treatment

Posted Feb 04 2013 12:00am
At least, for vaginal sex...(no data on anal sex!)

The statement notes that there is now conclusive randomised clinical trial evidence, from  the HPTN 052 trial , to show that transmission of HIV through vaginal sex is significantly reduced when an HIV-positive person is taking effective antiretroviral therapy (ART). In this trial, early treatment reduced HIV transmission to an uninfected partner by 96%.


Position statement on the use of antiretroviral therapy to reduce HIV transmission January 2013. The British HIV Association (BHIVA) and the Expert Advisory Group on AIDS
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